The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Line Management
Rank 181 168 186
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 1839 1997 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.72% 1.70% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.08% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1572 1313
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 1707 £54,259 +3.34% 258
London +6 686 £60,000 - 78
South East -7 341 £50,000 - 39
City of London +15 168 £62,500 +4.16% 21
East of England -7 148 £55,000 - 38
Yorkshire +23 128 £46,750 +3.88% 11
North West +13 118 £42,500 - 30
South West -38 105 £46,188 -7.62% 25
West Yorkshire +39 101 £50,000 +11.11% 6
West Midlands -40 99 £42,500 -22.72% 21
Surrey +26 97 £46,000 -12.38% 8
Berkshire +20 86 £70,000 +75.00% 7
Leeds +24 76 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Hertfordshire +19 71 £59,000 -9.23% 13
Manchester +8 64 £48,125 +20.31% 16
East Midlands +3 60 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Hampshire +4 58 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Scotland +27 57 £48,500 -5.36% 8
Cambridgeshire +15 49 £50,000 +12.35% 13
Cheshire +23 43 £36,500 -47.85% 5
Wiltshire -19 41 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Cambridge +29 40 £50,000 +11.73% 10
Swindon +8 38 £52,500 -4.54% 6
Reading 0 37 £60,000 +18.22% 6
Oxfordshire +14 35 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Edinburgh +31 31 £47,500 -24.00% 2
Birmingham -34 30 £43,750 -32.69% 6
Nottinghamshire +25 29 £57,500 +48.38% 5
Nottingham +11 29 £57,500 +48.38% 5
Wales +7 25 £41,000 +24.24% 2

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1097 (27.94%) Finance
2 1006 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
3 782 (19.92%) Project Management
4 758 (19.31%) Microsoft
5 681 (17.35%) Mentoring
6 676 (17.22%) SQL
7 628 (16.00%) ITIL
8 607 (15.46%) Degree
9 504 (12.84%) Windows
10 489 (12.46%) .NET
11 476 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 476 (12.12%) MS Excel
12 450 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 441 (11.23%) Coaching
14 429 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
15 413 (10.52%) Service Delivery
16 393 (10.01%) PRINCE2
17 381 (9.70%) Java
17 381 (9.70%) QA
18 372 (9.48%) C#
19 369 (9.40%) Scrum
20 330 (8.41%) Management Information System
21 328 (8.35%) Oracle
22 314 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
23 289 (7.36%) E-Commerce
24 281 (7.16%) JavaScript
25 280 (7.13%) HTML
26 277 (7.06%) MS Office
27 271 (6.90%) SLA
28 269 (6.85%) Change Management

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 139 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 112 (2.85%) MS Exchange
3 77 (1.96%) Apache
4 72 (1.83%) SAS
5 68 (1.73%) IIS
6 56 (1.43%) Tomcat
7 54 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 48 (1.22%) CMS
9 36 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 34 (0.87%) Lync
11 30 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
12 20 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
12 20 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 19 (0.48%) Drupal
14 18 (0.46%) Node.js
15 16 (0.41%) JBoss
16 15 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
17 14 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
18 13 (0.33%) WordPress
18 13 (0.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 476 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 277 (7.06%) MS Office
3 96 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 92 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 70 (1.78%) MS Project
6 40 (1.02%) SPSS
7 19 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.10%) Maya
10 4 (0.10%) 3ds Max
10 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.10%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.051%) FastStats
12 1 (0.025%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.025%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 33 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.51%) SAP HR
3 15 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.36%) Magento
5 13 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.33%) SAP FI
6 12 (0.31%) Summit
7 11 (0.28%) SAP LE
7 11 (0.28%) SAP CO
7 11 (0.28%) SAP SCM
7 11 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
8 10 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.23%) SAP HCM
9 9 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
10 8 (0.20%) Primavera
10 8 (0.20%) SAP MM
11 7 (0.18%) MIS ActiveH
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (0.18%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 78 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (1.32%) Office 365
4 47 (1.20%) SaaS
5 26 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.31%) PaaS
7 9 (0.23%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.18%) GitHub
9 6 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.15%) IaaS
10 4 (0.10%) Yammer
11 3 (0.076%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.076%) Taleo
12 2 (0.051%) Responsys
13 1 (0.025%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.025%) SmartFocus
13 1 (0.025%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.025%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.025%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.025%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 147 (3.74%) Firewall
2 132 (3.36%) Internet
3 117 (2.98%) WAN
4 104 (2.65%) DNS
5 96 (2.45%) LAN
6 85 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 82 (2.09%) DHCP
8 76 (1.94%) Wireless
9 73 (1.86%) SAN
10 65 (1.66%) VPN
11 59 (1.50%) Network Security
12 50 (1.27%) HTTP
13 47 (1.20%) VoIP
14 42 (1.07%) DWDM
15 38 (0.97%) DSL
16 33 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
17 31 (0.79%) MPLS
18 28 (0.71%) Intranet
18 28 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
19 26 (0.66%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 476 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 135 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
3 121 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 119 (3.03%) Big Data
5 112 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 105 (2.67%) MySQL
7 100 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 90 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 66 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 64 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
11 60 (1.53%) Oracle Database
12 53 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 48 (1.22%) Hadoop
14 44 (1.12%) Data Mining
15 43 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
16 41 (1.04%) NoSQL
17 40 (1.02%) DB2
18 34 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
19 33 (0.84%) QlikView
20 32 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 98 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 96 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 86 (2.19%) Selenium
4 67 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 50 (1.27%) JIRA
6 47 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
7 46 (1.17%) Subversion
8 45 (1.15%) JUnit
9 43 (1.10%) Eclipse
10 33 (0.84%) Jenkins
11 32 (0.82%) NUnit
12 28 (0.71%) ReSharper
12 28 (0.71%) SoapUI
13 25 (0.64%) LoadRunner
14 24 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
15 21 (0.53%) Maven
16 20 (0.51%) MSI
16 20 (0.51%) WebDriver
17 16 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 15 (0.38%) Cucumber
General
1 1097 (27.94%) Finance
2 258 (6.57%) Retail
3 243 (6.19%) Marketing
4 218 (5.55%) Telecoms
5 207 (5.27%) Banking
6 100 (2.55%) Legal
7 64 (1.63%) Publishing
8 59 (1.50%) Advertising
9 54 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 49 (1.25%) Law
11 47 (1.20%) Billing
12 46 (1.17%) Games
13 36 (0.92%) Front Office
14 35 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
14 35 (0.89%) Back Office
15 34 (0.87%) Electronics
16 33 (0.84%) Manufacturing
17 31 (0.79%) Investment Banking
18 26 (0.66%) Automotive
19 23 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 453 (11.54%) Analyst
2 375 (9.55%) Team Leader
3 310 (7.90%) Developer
4 295 (7.51%) Project Manager
5 199 (5.07%) Development Manager
6 167 (4.25%) Business Analyst
7 161 (4.10%) Service Manager
8 143 (3.64%) Architect
9 135 (3.44%) Test Manager
9 135 (3.44%) Consultant
10 130 (3.31%) Delivery Manager
11 129 (3.29%) Senior Manager
12 117 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
13 116 (2.95%) Development Team Leader
14 103 (2.62%) Senior Developer
14 103 (2.62%) Technical Leader
15 101 (2.57%) DBA
16 92 (2.34%) Programme Manager
17 85 (2.17%) Business Manager
18 81 (2.06%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (12.46%) .NET
2 280 (7.13%) HTML
3 209 (5.32%) CSS
4 202 (5.15%) XML
5 193 (4.92%) ASP.NET
6 176 (4.48%) Web Services
7 111 (2.83%) jQuery
8 89 (2.27%) Spring
9 81 (2.06%) REST
9 81 (2.06%) HTML5
10 70 (1.78%) SOAP
11 69 (1.76%) .NET Framework
12 68 (1.73%) J2EE
13 67 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 63 (1.60%) Hibernate
15 60 (1.53%) WCF
16 58 (1.48%) Middleware
17 54 (1.38%) JSON
18 52 (1.32%) JSP
19 48 (1.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 429 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
2 330 (8.41%) Management Information System
3 152 (3.87%) Computer Science
4 130 (3.31%) User Experience
5 85 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 74 (1.88%) PMI
7 67 (1.71%) Mathematics
8 62 (1.58%) Statistics
9 60 (1.53%) Client/Server
10 59 (1.50%) Mobile App
11 56 (1.43%) Clustering
12 55 (1.40%) NHS
13 53 (1.35%) Visualisation
14 50 (1.27%) Social Media
15 46 (1.17%) EPoS
16 41 (1.04%) Open Source
17 40 (1.02%) Mainframe
18 33 (0.84%) Replication
19 30 (0.76%) Data Integration
20 26 (0.66%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 504 (12.84%) Windows
2 251 (6.39%) Linux
3 130 (3.31%) UNIX
4 127 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 80 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 59 (1.50%) Apple iOS
8 58 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 55 (1.40%) Windows 8
10 53 (1.35%) Windows XP
11 42 (1.07%) Android
12 41 (1.04%) Mac OS X
13 32 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (0.64%) Solaris
15 15 (0.38%) Ubuntu
16 12 (0.31%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.20%) AIX
17 8 (0.20%) CentOS
18 5 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1006 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
2 782 (19.92%) Project Management
3 681 (17.35%) Mentoring
4 628 (16.00%) ITIL
5 450 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 441 (11.23%) Coaching
7 413 (10.52%) Service Delivery
8 393 (10.01%) PRINCE2
9 369 (9.40%) Scrum
10 314 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 289 (7.36%) E-Commerce
12 269 (6.85%) Change Management
13 266 (6.78%) People Management
14 245 (6.24%) Waterfall
15 242 (6.16%) Business Analysis
16 220 (5.60%) Performance Management
17 216 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
18 199 (5.07%) Service Management
19 186 (4.74%) TDD
20 182 (4.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 676 (17.22%) SQL
2 381 (9.70%) Java
3 372 (9.48%) C#
4 281 (7.16%) JavaScript
5 134 (3.41%) C
6 107 (2.73%) T-SQL
7 97 (2.47%) Python
8 83 (2.11%) Perl
9 76 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 75 (1.91%) PHP
10 75 (1.91%) C++
11 73 (1.86%) PowerShell
12 44 (1.12%) R
13 30 (0.76%) VB
14 27 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 26 (0.66%) VB.NET
16 24 (0.61%) Ruby
17 22 (0.56%) VBA
18 21 (0.53%) MATLAB
19 20 (0.51%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 607 (15.46%) Degree
2 120 (3.06%) ISEB
3 117 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 94 (2.39%) SC Cleared
5 93 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
6 92 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
7 91 (2.32%) PMI Certification
8 87 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 66 (1.68%) ISTQB
10 60 (1.53%) CCNP
10 60 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 48 (1.22%) MCSE
12 45 (1.15%) PMP
12 45 (1.15%) CCNA
13 40 (1.02%) DV Cleared
14 36 (0.92%) CISSP
15 34 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 28 (0.71%) MCP
17 23 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 21 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (9.70%) QA
2 271 (6.90%) SLA
3 67 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 24 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 22 (0.56%) ISO 9000
6 22 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.38%) P3O
8 10 (0.25%) COBIT
9 9 (0.23%) Data Quality
10 8 (0.20%) ISO 14001
11 7 (0.18%) ISO 8583
12 4 (0.10%) DO-254
13 3 (0.076%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.076%) HL7
14 2 (0.051%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.051%) DO-178B
15 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 1 (0.025%) BS7799
System Software
1 208 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 155 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 45 (1.15%) vSphere
5 44 (1.12%) XenApp
6 42 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
7 31 (0.79%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.31%) Terminal Services
8 12 (0.31%) KVM
9 11 (0.28%) UAG
10 9 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (0.23%) XenServer
11 8 (0.20%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.20%) HDFS
12 7 (0.18%) Firmware
13 6 (0.15%) GlusterFS
14 5 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.13%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 89 (2.27%) SCCM
2 31 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (0.53%) Puppet
4 11 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.28%) Control-M
4 11 (0.28%) DameWare
5 10 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (0.25%) SCOM
6 9 (0.23%) BladeLogic
7 8 (0.20%) WSUS
7 8 (0.20%) Ansible
7 8 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.18%) Nagios
9 6 (0.15%) OpenView
9 6 (0.15%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.13%) Unicenter
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.10%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.076%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.076%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 758 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 328 (8.35%) Oracle
3 246 (6.27%) VMware
4 213 (5.43%) Citrix
5 176 (4.48%) Cisco
6 131 (3.34%) SAP
7 120 (3.06%) HP
8 73 (1.86%) Apple
9 69 (1.76%) IBM
10 56 (1.43%) Juniper
11 50 (1.27%) CheckPoint
12 49 (1.25%) F5
13 39 (0.99%) Business Objects
13 39 (0.99%) Red Hat
14 35 (0.89%) Avaya
15 34 (0.87%) NetApp
15 34 (0.87%) EMC
15 34 (0.87%) Google
16 32 (0.82%) Remedy
17 31 (0.79%) Ab Initio
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